The Texas A&M University System Water-Energy-Food Nexus initiative (WEF Nexus) was one of a select group of projects presented March 22 at the first-ever White House Water Summit. Dr. Rabi H. Mohtar, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) Endowed Professor in the biological and agricultural engineering, and civil and environmental engineering departments at Texas A&M University, leads the WEF Nexus initiative.
For 20 years, industry professionals from across the globe have flocked to College Station, Texas, for the Process Engineering R&D Center’s (formerly the Food Protein Research and Development Center) short course, “Snack Food Processing.”
The Texas Center for Applied Technology (TCAT) and the Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases (IIAD) recently released a custom system for the National Dairy Farmers Assuring Responsible Management (FARM) Program that builds on and further expands the AgConnect® technology.
Researchers at the Nuclear Security Science and Policy Institute (NSSPI) in conjunction with the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University, and Professor Charles M. Folden III at the Cyclotron Institute, have developed a new method in nuclear forensics research to determine the reactor origins of weapons-grade plutonium.
Scoliosis is typically defined as the curvature of the spine, which in severe cases can lead to severe physical deformity in addition to pulmonary and cardiac problems. Early-onset scoliosis refers to spine deformity that is present before 10 years of age.
The ability to gather and analyze large and complex data sets is driving progress in many disciplines. In an effort to increase the level of activity in Big Data research at Texas A&M University, the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), in partnership with the Texas A&M Division of Research, Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) and the Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI), has awarded nearly $350,000 in seed grant funding to seven interdisciplinary research teams for Big Data.
As part of an initiative to encourage multidisciplinary collaborations and cross-institutional partnerships, the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), the Texas A&M University Dwight Look College of Engineering and Texas A&M University-Kingsville have awarded $150,000 in seed grants to researchers from Texas A&M and Texas A&M-Kingsville.
The Texas Center for Applied Technology (TCAT) and the Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases (IIAD), have expanded their mobile Certificate of Veterinary Inspection (CVI) application to multiple platforms to allow compatibility with both iOS and Android devices.
When Dr. Donald Peterson packed up his life in Connecticut and headed 1,500 miles south to Texas, one of his intents was to expand research opportunities for students and faculty, and for himself, by joining the faculty at Texas A&M University-Texarkana.